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Democratic Party strategists launch ads targeting GOP's Meg Whitman

A group of California Democratic strategists have debuted several radio ads charging that Republican gubernatorial candidate...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 24 comments | 1927 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jerry Brown announces run for governor

Promising to use his knowledge and skills to end "partisan bickering" in Sacramento and fix "this state I love," Attorney...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:10 pm | 20 comments | 2541 Views

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Third time's a charm for Brown, Whitman at Dominican University

While it may not be any clearer who'll get the most votes for California's in November following their third and final debate...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:07 pm | 3 comments | 1747 Views

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Council approves plan to scuttle housing cap, open up more land for low-income housing

The City Council Tuesday approved a tentative settlement agreement with two affordable housing coalitions and the state attorney...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:05 pm | 55 comments | 14284 Views

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Another look at Tuesday's Whitman-Brown debate

Leaning on crutches, Tom Brokaw hopped into the center of the stage at Dominican University in San Rafael Tuesday night to...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:03 pm | 7 comments | 3388 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Whitman continues her double faced lies.

California's Republican gubernatorial candidate, Meg Whitman, is getting hit from all sides today on immigration-- not just...

Original post made by Chet on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 16 comments | 1798 Views

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Foothill High School Band Review tomorrow

The top high school bands in Northern California and Nevada will compete in Pleasanton for the Foothill Band Review. The...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Sandra, on Oct 22, 2010 at 11:30 am | 2 comments | 1839 Views

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The perfect 10

Pleasanton's Morgan Buenz was a perfect 10 when she was born 10 minutes after 10 on the 10th day of the 10th month in 1990...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by Linda, on Oct 22, 2010 at 11:21 am | 4 comments | 32000 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police Action at Dublin/Pleasanton BART station on Thurs around 7?

The BART arriving at Dub/P-town just before 7PM on Thursday was delayed due to "police action at the station," the BART loudspeaker...

Original post made by Al on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 22, 2010 at 11:09 am | 2 comments | 2799 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bowser Really?

Hey Folks - Wake up and smell the coffee! Bowser are you kidding me? He might be a nice guy, but don't you think...

Original post made by Suzy Q on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Dark Corners of Town, on Oct 22, 2010 at 11:04 am | 11 comments | 1897 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bands on parade

Seventy-six trombones, possibly more, will march through town tomorrow morning as Pleasanton welcomes middle and high school...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Foothill Band Publicity- Steffi Gross, on Oct 22, 2010 at 10:10 am | 3 comments | 2037 Views

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Music, music, music with band review Saturday

Seventy trombones, possibly more, will march through town Saturday morning as Pleasanton welcomes middle and high school...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Oct 22, 2010 at 9:14 am | 3 comments | 1701 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bank bailout returns 8.2%

The government has earned $25.2 billion on its investment of $309 billion in banks and insurance companies, an 8.2 percent...

Original post made by dublinmike on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Arroyo, on Oct 21, 2010 at 11:21 pm | 8 comments | 1289 Views

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Letter: Danville Mayor Doyle mad over criticism of his vote for Democrat Jerry McNerney (From Danville Express)

From the Danville Express Link to letter: http://www.danvilleweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=4364 Dear Editor, I...

Original post made by Dell on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Oct 21, 2010 at 9:41 pm | 2 comments | 1559 Views

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Candidate Campaign Finance Disclosures

Last week candidates for Mayor and City Council seats filed their first Cal Form 460 Campaign Finance Disclosure Reports...

Original post made by Rae on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Sounds Okay to me, on Oct 21, 2010 at 9:40 pm | 8 comments | 1732 Views

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Take the McNerney Asparagus Test!

Do you know what Jerry says is the signature issue that determines his political career? Asparagus. Yes, McNerney owes...

Original post made by Nomad on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Oct 21, 2010 at 7:39 am | 7 comments | 1300 Views

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Please consider the following link before voting

For those of you who have not decided which way you are going to vote in the next election or for that matter the future...

Original post made by Hiroko Shibakawa on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 21, 2010 at 5:12 am | 20 comments | 2425 Views

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EBRPD Gouging User Groups

I learned over the weekend that the East Bay Regional Park District is gouging user groups for access to parks like Shadowcliffs...

Original post made by Jeff on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by GX, on Oct 20, 2010 at 4:49 pm | 13 comments | 1733 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Conflict of interest for school board candidate!!!

Dear Pleasanton Community I don't understand how Jeff Bowser can run for School Board when his wife, Patti Bowser, is an...

Original post made by Luana on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Mr. Know, on Oct 20, 2010 at 4:19 pm | 5 comments | 1531 Views

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Letters: Vote for McGovern, Brown

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7475 posted Friday, October 8,...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by sknywench, on Oct 20, 2010 at 4:19 pm | 9 comments | 1550 Views
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